Egyptian revival French empire style toilette or shaving table mirror, ca. 1820. With two figural ormolu columns framing the rotating mirror and additional ormolu legs and mounts along the top edge.
Provenance: Dorotheum, Vienna, Austria, October 2, 2003, lot 140; From the Estate of Horst Rechelbacher, Osceola, Wisconsin.
Horst Rechelbacher, the founder of Aveda and Intelligent Nutrients, was a pioneer in the field of safe and eco-friendly cosmetics. The same curiosity that led him to explore ways to improve the beauty industry led him to travel the world, collecting rare and beautiful objects as he went. This sale features selections from that lifetime of eclectic and inspired collecting, including furniture by Carlo Bugatti, Gabriel Viardot, and Josef Hoffman; artworks by artists ranging from Old Masters to Salvador Dali to Arman; an impressive collection of Indian sculptures; and much more. Be sure to explore our timed-only online auction of other fascinating objects from this collection that will be posted in mid-August.
Height: 20 1/2 in x width: 15 in x depth: 12 in.
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Lieu et date de la vente Style & Splendor: Selections from the Estate of Horst Rechelbacher chez Revere Auctions
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24 août 2022
Horst Rechelbacher, the founder of Aveda and Intelligent Nutrients, was a pioneer in the field of safe and eco-friendly cosmetics. The same curiosity that led him to explore ways to improve the beauty industry led him to travel the world, collecting rare and beautiful objects as he went. This sale features selections from that lifetime of eclectic and inspired collecting, including furniture by Carlo Bugatti, Gabriel Viardot, and Josef Hoffman; artworks by artists ranging from Old Masters to Salvador Dalí to Arman; an impressive collection of Indian sculptures; and much more.
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